People’s Health Trust grant makes a world of difference to our Unique Feet Group
In autumn 2017 we were delighted to be funded by a People’s Health Trust grant using money raised by Health Commit through the Health Lottery to help grow and develop our Unique Feet children’s activity group. People’s Health Trust is an independent charity funded by 51 local society lotteries and the money they raise through The Health Lottery and we are
honoured to have received their support.
We’ve welcomed new members of all ages over the last few months and have been getting involved in all sorts of fun. The group began by meeting weekly for yoga sessions with Emily, our trusted Unique Feet supporter who has worked with us from
So why yoga?
As our poster explains, yoga helps children to develop greater body awareness, improves attention span, supports them to develop muscle tone, flexibility, circulation
The health benefits are significant but benefits come also in their confidence and they learn new skills and surprise themselves at what they can achieve together. Most of all they have a chance to meet together and have fun!
The better weather has allowed the group to move on to outdoor activities now and they’ve been taking part in the weekly You Can Bike
Siblings joined us for a Christmas Party, and for bouncing fun at
It’s wonderful to see friendships and community developing amongst our local families living with rare conditions who can often feel isolated. The group is a wide mix of children of different ages and all with different conditions.